Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages

Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages

May 25, 2009 05:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Commissioner of Official Languages Graham Fraser Will Submit His 2008-2009 Annual Report

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 25, 2009) -

On Tuesday, May 26, 2009, the Commissioner of Official Languages, Graham Fraser, will submit to Parliament his 2008-2009 annual report.

The Commissioner will hold a news conference on Tuesday, May 26, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at the National Press Gallery, 150 Wellington Street, in Ottawa. Journalists are also invited to a technical briefing on the report at the same location at 9:30 a.m.

Copies of the Annual Report will be available at the Press Gallery; at 344 Slater Street, 3rd Floor; and at the Office of the Commissioner's regional offices at 8 a.m. EDT on May 26, 2009.

The report is confidential and is under embargo until 10:30 a.m. EDT on May 26, 2009.

The report will also be available on the Office of the Commissioner's Web site at www.officiallanguages.gc.ca at 10:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 26, 2009.

Note that the Commissioner's news conference will be broadcasted live over the Internet, and will be accessible through the following links:

With simultaneous interpretation:
http://download.isiglobal.ca/col/2009-05-26/index.html

Without simultaneous interpretation:
http://download.isiglobal.ca/col/2009-05-26/floor.html

Contact Information

  • To arrange an interview with the Commissioner:
    Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages
    Robin Cantin
    Manager, Media Relations
    Telephone: 613-995-0374, Cell: 613-324-0999
    robin.cantin@ocol-clo.gc.ca